Boxing and combined martial arts competitors might resume in California after the state athletic fee authorized new security rules for the coronavirus pandemic.
The fee would require a “quarantine bubble” round individuals in each occasion, together with referees and judges. The occasions additionally have to be held with out followers.
Golden Boy Promotions plans to stage a boxing present Friday evening in Indio as the primary occasion for the reason that finish of the fight sports activities suspension. Vergil Ortiz Jr. (15-0, 15 KOs) will defend his minor welterweight title towards Samuel Vargas (31-5-2, 14 KOs) in the primary occasion.